SEOUL South Korea's top financial regulator said Samsung BioLogics Co Ltd had intentionally breached accounting rules ahead of its 2016 listing, leading to a suspension in trading of the biotech firm's shares and a review of its listing status.
SEOUL Shares in Samsung BioLogics Co Ltd plunged on Monday amid concerns about its accounting practices ahead of a meeting of regulators this week to review whether it has violated rules which could lead to its delisting.
HANOI/SEOUL North Korea's foreign minister, Ri Yong Ho, will visit Vietnam this month to learn about its model of economic reform, a diplomatic source and media reported on Wednesday.
SEOUL South Korea's economy grew slightly slower than expectations in the third quarter, and in line with the previous three-month period, as a plunge in domestic investment offset the positive effects from government stimulus and resilient exports.
SEOUL South Korea's economy likely grew faster in the July-September period than the previous quarter, a Reuters poll showed, with government stimulus and foreign demand for memory chips expected to offset weak consumer and property sectors.
SEOUL South Korea's central bank kept its benchmark rate unchanged on Thursday but flagged concerns about mounting household debt and financial stability, boosting expectations that it could raise rates as soon as next month.
SEOUL - South Korea's exports fell the most in over two years in September, but analysts chalked up the decline to fewer working days and said global demand for the country's goods still seems strong despite mounting Sino-U.S. trade tensions.
SEOUL The Bank of Korea kept monetary policy unchanged as expected on Friday, and its chief hosed down expectations of further policy tightening this year, in the face of a jobs crisis and inflation still stubbornly below target.